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A philosophical essay concerning light. By Bryan Higgins, M.D. Vol.I

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A philosophical essay concerning light. By Bryan Higgins, M.D. Vol.I

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Published by printed for J. Dodsley in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 6320, no. 05.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationliii,[3],256p.,plate
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16985888M

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